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Galena & Calcite

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Description
Locality: 
Kombat Mine, Grootfontein, Otjozondjupa Region, Namibia
Class: 
Combination
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.8 × 4.9 × 3.4 cm
Weight: 
109.90gr
Description

Cubic galena crystals with a metallic lustre and white calcite. The calcite flouresces pink under ultraviolet light.

The Kombat mine was closed in 2008 due to flooding. 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Galena

Formula: 
PbS
Strunz: 
2.CD.10
Crystal System: 
Isometric
Hardness: 
2.5
Colour: 
Lead-grey
Streak: 
Lead-grey

Calcite

Polymorph of: 
Formula: 
CaCO3
Strunz: 
5.AB.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
3.0
Streak: 
White

Seller Information

Payment options: offline, paypal_wpp, paypal_wps

Seller's terms and conditions

Our parcels are sent via post office airmail with a tracking number. Delivery times will vary with destination and we estimate 3-4 weeks. Please note that Customs can delay the shipment and this is out of our control. Please contact us to assit with tracking if you are experiencing longer than expected delays. 

Please note that all of our specimens are carefully packaged and marked as fragile. As soon as it has been posted, we shall e-mail you with the tracking number of the parcel.

Courier services are available on request. 

Insurance will be taken out only if it is the buyer's express wish. 

If your country has Customs and Import duty fees, it will have to be for your account.

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